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Any way to trace when «учёный» became a noun?

I need to know the approximate time учёный was substantivised. Dahl has no separate entry for the word as either noun or adjective, but he does use it as a noun when defining other terms (e.g. «...
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Same root syllable for страна, странный, странник?

Do these words have the same root syllable? Страна, странник, странный?